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One Emory:
Engaged for Impact


Emory is a leading research university that fosters excellence and attracts world-class talent to innovate today and prepare leaders for the future.

Faculty Excellence

Foster a culture of eminence that attracts and inspires scholars of the highest order

  • Sustain intellectual leadership across all programs and research disciplines while elevating the competitive position of targeted areas.
  • Cultivate world-class faculty scholars committed to enriching and engaging the Emory community and beyond.
  • Achieve excellence as an intellectual community built on diverse faculty and an inclusive culture.

Academic Community of Choice

Cultivate a thriving campus and a compelling student experience

  • Offer the most inclusive and financially accessible higher education experience among the nation's top universities.
  • Transform Emory's undergraduate campus life experience to create a connected, living, impact-oriented intellectual community.
  • Become the most influential institution in our students' lives by cultivating affinity for Emory.

Innovation through Scholarship and Creative Expression

Harness imagination and discovery to address 21st-century challenges

  • Be a top-ranked global leader in health science research to drive societal impact.
  • Be the preeminent destination for innovative arts leaders.
  • Become an innovative research leader in the humanities as well as natural and social sciences.

Atlanta as a Gateway to the World

Unleash Emory and Atlanta's shared future to mobilize change for the world

  • Unlock Emory and Atlanta's shared potential as an engine for inclusive growth.
  • Realize Emory as a core part of the civic fabric of Atlanta.
  • Serve Atlanta and global communities by bringing to bear strengths as a top-tier research institution in partnership with dynamic and innovative Atlanta institutions.

Read the strategic plan